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  • November 05, 2019
    November 4, 2019   9:00 AM (EST)


  • A-1 Roof Trusses Announces the Promotion of 
    Travis White to Director of Manufacturing
    & Jeremy Tichenor to Director of Design

    Fort Pierce, FL – A-1 Roof Trusses, a leading manufacturer of pre-engineered wood trusses, is pleased to announce that the promotion of two key members of its Leadership team, Travis White and Jeremy Tichenor.
    Travis White began his Truss career in high school, working during summer breaks and throughout college, were he worked in multiple positions in the Shop and worked his way up to the Design Manager of St. Lucie Truss in Port St. Lucie, Florida.  In 1999, Travis partnered with his father and established TJ Truss in Fort Pierce, Florida.  In 2012, Travis joined A-1 where he has served as the Director of Design for the last 7 years.
    Jeremy Tichenor began his Truss career in 1995 at Trussway, Ltd. in Orlando, Florida, where he obtained an extensive knowledge of the industry by serving in multiple positions, including Sales, Estimating and Design. Jeremy joined A-1 in 2011 as part of the Design Department, where he also served as a Trainer for A-1’s Truss Design Training program. In 2016, Jeremy was promoted to Assistant Design Manager.
    Michael Ruede, A-1’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer said, “Travis and Jeremy have a wealth of knowledge and experience in the Truss industry and have contributed to A-1’s growth and success.  They have grown the Design Department from 5 to 30 professionals during their tenure and I am certain will continue to help grow and strengthen the Company in their new roles”.
    About A-1
    A-1, founded in 1977, is headquartered in Fort Pierce, Florida, with over 230 employees, and is a leading manufacturer of pre-engineered wood trusses. As a well-known innovator with progressive leadership in the industry, its services include design, manufacture, inventory management and supply for the construction industry in the Southeast United States and the Caribbean.
    For Further Information:
    Zulema Feliciano
    772 409-1010
    Maddie Williams, Executive Director
    (772) 336-8222 x1001